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Mercy Medical Center Clinton Nurse Intern - Summer 2020 - Skilled/Rehab - PRN(As Needed) in Mercy Medical Center - Dubuque, Iowa


12201_11102 Skilled Nursing Unit

Expected Weekly Hours:



Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

MercyOne Medical Center-Dubuque will be hosting paid nurse intern positions in Summer 2020.

The Summer Preview to Nursing Program is an honors program for outstanding upcoming senior nursing students to develop clinical competencies and enhance professional growth. The clinical experiences will be guided by a qualified RN preceptor who is committed to education and clinical expertise. Assignments include nursing specialty areas to broaden your clinical exposure and to help define your career path.

It is the intent of MercyOne Medical Center – Dubuque/Dyersville to consider candidates interested in employment with us upon graduation.

EMPLOYMENT DATES: June 1, 2020 - July 31, 2020

(Must be available for entire length of internship).


*All aspects of the application process must be complete for applications to be considered*


 Must successfully have completed junior year in an accredited (NLNAC or CCNE) BSN Program

 Must be in good standing in his or her school of nursing

 Must have a cumulative and nursing GPA of 3.0 on 4.0 scale

 Must be able to complete 36 hours per week

Application Process:

 Complete online employment application

 Submit letter from the Dean or Director of School of Nursing which is to include: a recommendation for nomination to the Preview to Nursing Summer Intern Pro-gram, verification of enrollment as a full time nursing student and confirmation of anticipated graduation within a year after entry into the Intern Program

 Provide current transcript (unofficial is acceptable)

 Submit two (2) reference letters from clinical nursing instructors or one from current employer and one from a clinical nursing instructor

 Essay that addresses the following: a) three goals you would like to achieve at the completion of internship and b) long term goals


Application documents can be emailed to:

or mailed to:

MercyOne Medical Center

Attn: Human Resources/Nurse Intern

250 Mercy Drive

Dubuque, IA 52001

Under supervision of an RN, administers patient care and related activities, services and/or procedures to promote the physical and emotional health and personal comfort needs for assigned patients. Participate in learning opportunities to meet the educational needs of the patient. The nurse intern will have an opportunity to relate nursing theory to actual hands-on practice. Utilize the nursing process to problem solve and plan care for patients. Documents and communicates effectively within defined scope of practice. Assist in the implementation of the philosophy, objectives, standards of care, policies, and procedures of the department and MercyOne Dubuque Medical Center.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit at . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.